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Sri Lanka Information & Communication Technology Service

General Definition on the role entrusted

The role of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service is to utilize Information and Communication Technology to build up an excellent public service in order to make the service, expected from the public service in the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, a reality by maintaining a proper relationship and coordination with internal external institutions which assist in implementing the policies and using new trends of information and communication technology filed, being the foremost service in implementing the policies of information and communication technology of the government.

Approved Cadre – as at 30/04/2017

Class Approved Number of Posts
Class 1 121
Class 2 350
Class 3 1814

Recruitment

Recruitments under open and limited stream shall be made for Class I, Grade III of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technological Service, Grade III of Class 1, Grade II of Class 2, Grade III of Class 3.

  • Shall be selected from those who fulfill qualification on the basis of the results of open competitive examinations conducted by the Commissioner General of Examination on behalf of the appointing authority or by any other suitable institution decided by the appointing authority, which is held after calling applications by publishing in the Gazette of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.
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Class and Grade Open Limited
Grade III of Class 3 of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service 100% -
Grade II of Class 2 of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service 70% 30%
Grade III of Class 1 of Sri Lanka Information and Communication Technology Service 70% 30%

 

Note: If the number of persons eligible for appointment to the posts in Grade II of Class 2 and Grade III of Class 1 on the results of limited examination is less than 30% of the vacancies, the difference between the 30% and the number of persons eligible for appointment will be met from the persons eligible at the Open Competitive Examination.

Qualifications:

  • Grade III of Class 3
    • Educational Qualifications
      Shall have passed six (06) subjects with five (05) credit passes including Language, Mathematics and English Language at the G.C.E. (Ordinary Level) Examination at one sitting.
    • Professional Qualifications
      Shall have followed a Computer/ Information Technology course of at least level five (5) of NVQ or above qualification recognized by the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC).

       

  • Grade II of Class 2
    • Recruitment under Open Stream - Educational Qualifications
      1. Shall have obtained a degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      2. I. Shall have obtained a degree with Computer Science/ Information Technology as a major subject from University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission (at least 1/3 of the degree should be comprised of Computer Science/ Information Technology)

        and

        II. Shall have obtained a post graduate diploma in Computer Science/ Information Technology obtained from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      3. I. Shall have obtained a degree from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        and

        II. Shall have obtained a post graduate degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology obtained from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      4. I. Shall have obtained a qualification of at least level seven (07) of National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) or an equivalent qualification recognized by Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC)

        and

        II. Shall have professional experience of two (02) years in the relevant field.

         

    • Recruitment under Limited Stream - Experience
      • I. Shall have served in Grade I of Class 3 for four (04) years and completed active and satisfactory service period in the immediately preceding five (05) years.

        and

        II. Shall have passed the efficiency bar examination prescribed for Grade I of Class 3

        or

      • I. Shall have satisfied the educational qualifications mentioned in 7.3.1.2.1 of this service minute.

        and

        II. Being an officer of Grade II of Class 3 with an active and satisfactory service period in the immediately preceding five (05) years.

         

  • Grade III of Class 1
    • Recruitment under Open Stream - Educational Qualifications
      • Shall have obtained a degree in Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Engineering Science or degree related to Computer Technology from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      • I. Shall have obtained a degree from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission (at least 1/3 of the degree should be comprised of Computer Science/ Information Technology)

        and

        II. Shall have obtained a post graduate diploma in Computer Science/ Information Technology obtained from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission or a Degree Awarding Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission

        or

      • I. Shall have obtained a qualification of at least level seven (07) of National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) or an equivalent qualification recognized by Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC)

        and

        II. A professional experience of two (02) years in the relevant field.

         

    • Recruitment under Limited Stream - Experience
      • I. Shall have completed an active and satisfactory service period of five (05) years in Grade I of Class 2

        and

        II. Shall have passed the efficiency bar examination prescribed for that grade

        or

      • I. Shall have satisfied qualifications mentioned in 7.4.1.2.1

        and

        II. Shall have completed active and satisfactory service period of five (05) years immediately preceding in Grade II of Class 2

        and

        III. Shall have completed active and satisfactory service period of five (05) years immediately preceding in Grade II of Class 2

 

Service Minutes and Related Circulars

 

  • Current Service Minute and Amendments
No. Date
01. Minute of Sri Lanka Information & Communication Technology Service- The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1894/26 2014/12/26
02. Amendments No.-01
The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1982/15
2016/08/30

 

  • Previous Service Minute and Amendments
No. Date
01. Minute of Sri Lanka Information & Communication Technology Service - The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1631/20 2009/12/09
02. Amendments No.-01
The Gazette Extraordinary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 1861/44
2014/05/09

 

  • Related Circulars
No. Circular No. Date
01. 04/2011 2011/02/15
02. 04/2011(i) 2012/08/16
03. 04/2011(ii) 2014/08/28
04. 03/2015 2015/01/29
05. 03/2016 2016/02/25
06. 04/2011(iii) 2017/02/17

 

Documents :

E-HRM Data Sheet -

Instructions for E-HRM Data Sheet -

SLICTS Training Need Assessment -

SLICTS Training Need Assessment link >>

 

Contact Details

 

Mrs. K.V.P.M.J. Gamage
Director General of Combined Services
Tel   : +94 11-2694560 (Extension- 500)
Fax  :+94 11-2692254
E-mail : dgcs[at]pubad.gov.lk

 

 

Mr. S. Alokabandara
Director of Combined Service - II
Tel   : +94 11-2682972 (Extension- 600)
Fax  :+94 11-2688754
E-mail : dcs-ii[at]pubad.gov.lk

 

 

Mr. A.S. Rathnayake
Assistant Director
Tel   : +94 11-2699966 (Extension- 612)
Fax  : +94 11-2688754
E-mail : adcs-vii[at]pubad.gov.lk

 

 

ICTS Branch

Tel   : +94 11-2696211-13 (Extension- 611)
Fax  : +94 11-2688754

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